Clayton Kershaw gets turned down by Zooey Deschanel

'New Girl' turns down the greatest pitcher on the planet

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Oct 18, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws a pitch against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning in game six of the National League Championship Series baseball game at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David E. Klutho/Pool Photo via USA TODAY SportsClayton Kershaw made an appearance on the post-Super Bowl edition of the FOX show 'New Girl,' starring Zooey Deschanel.

Deschanel's character (somewhat unwittingly) shoots down a come-on attempt by the Dodgers pitcher, with a "not now, pal.

If I had to guess, I'd say this small role was something slightly unusual for Kershaw.

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